Sir Roland

Account of FAIRDALE STUD, Longburn.



Foaled 20th October 2004

Bay Colt


  K 357

Branded: FINOnr sh; 27 over 4 off sh


Riviera (FR)



Sharpen Up


Doubly Sure




Northern Dancer


Green Dancer


Dance for Joy



Northern Dancer


Shake a Leg

Raise a Native



Right Royal




RIVIERA (FR) (Chestnut 1994-Stud 2003). 10 wins at 6½f, 1m, 322,000fr., US$969,650, Woodbine Atto Mile S., Gr.1, Santa Anita Morvich H., Gr.3, Del Mar Wickerr H., L, 2d Churchill Downs Firecracker H., Gr.2, Longchamp Prix de Montretout, L, 3d Longchamp Prix du Ranelagh, L. Half-brother to SP Mon General. Out of SW Manureva, half-sister to SW Septieme Ciel, SW Macoumba and SW Maxigroom. His oldest progeny are now yearlings. 


1st dam

DANCE FOR JOY, by Danzatore. Unplaced. Sister to KEY DANCER. This is her tenth live foal. Dam of nine named foals, seven to race, six winners, inc:-

ZAMACHO-HO HO (H.K.) (g. by Kinjite). 6 wins from 1400m to 2400m, HK$4,789,170, HKJC Queen Mother's Cup, HK-2, Sha Tin Futurity Trophy, HK-3, Together H., Foshan H., Chinese Recreation Club Challenge Cup., Sheung Wan H., 2d HKJC Kwai Hing H.

TIVOLI DANCER (f. by Pins). 4 wins-2 at 2-to 1250m, A$110,400, to 2004-05, STC Winning Edge Presentations Millie Fox S., L, Yalumba 2YO H., Waco & Bay of Plenty Steeplejacks P/L H.

Lord Quickstep (c. by Lord Ballina). 7 wins from 1000m to 1600m, A$132,482, AJC Waverley Flying Welter H., VRC AFL Life Members Association H., STC Bass Hill Greenfield Park TAB H., IGA Independent Grocers of Australia H., 4th QTC Brisbane H., L.

Lord Grey (c. by Centaine). Winner at 1600m, AJC Beersheba Anniversary H., 2d AJC Hoyts Television H.

Able Eagle (g. by Jetball). 3 wins at 1200m, HK$1,911,000, HKJC Sandberg Gold Cup, Chengdu H., Awapuni H., 2d HKJC News Magazine H.

Having a Ball (f. by Lord Ballina). 2 wins at 1100m, 1400m to 2005-06, Egmont RC Anderson's Pies H., 2d Manawatu RC Rush Marquee & Party Hire H.


2nd dam

DAISY, by Rangong. 11 wins at 2000m, 2200m, NZ$89,127, A$6,000, WRC UDC Finance H., L, Pahiatua WFA S., L, Waikato RC Holman Construction H., HBJC Trailways H., Rangitikei Challenge Cup, Feilding JC Manchester H., Wanganui JC Higgie H., 2d Manawatu RC Awapuni Gold Cup, Gr.2, 3d Auckland Cup, Gr.1, Carterton RC Wairarapa Thoroughbred Breeders' S., L, 4th ARC Air New Zealand S., Gr.1, WRC Wellington Cup, Gr.1, HBJC Hawkes Bay Cup, Gr.3, ARC Galaxy S., L. Half-sister to GLOBETROTTER, Mistique (dam of Royal Citation - Citation Royale (Aust.)), Westend (dam of VALLEY OF CAROME, BEXLEY). Dam of 2 foals, both raced, inc:-

KEY DANCER (Danzatore). 5 wins-2 at 2-from 1000m to 2400m, A$470,610, WATC Australian Derby, Gr.1, AJC Apollo S., Gr.2, Pinjarra RC Millionaire Sires' S., Gr.3, AJC Empire Link H., STC AWA Sydney to Hobart H., 2d VRC Criterion H., L, 4th AJC Hobartville S., Gr.2. Sire.


3rd dam

HAVERING, by Messmate. 5 wins at 6f, 1m, WRC Cuddle S.H., Gr.3, Burnham Water H., 2d ARC Newmarket H., L, 4th WRC Desert Gold S., Gr.2. Dam of 8 foals, 7 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

GLOBETROTTER (Balmerino). 10 wins from 1400m to 2500m, VRC Queen Elizabeth S., Gr.2, 3d VATC Elders Mile H., Gr.1. Sire.